Old Diu is known for its Portuguese architecture. Diu Fort was built in 1535 and maintained an active garrison until 1960.
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List of articles on Diu. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel & restaurant reviews.
Pictures of St. Thomas’ Church, a huge edifice built in 1598, in gothic architectural style. A part of it has been converted into a museum – an archaeological treasure house. Sadly, the museum is in a real bad state.
Pictures of St. Paul’s Church, located within the Diu Fort, which came under the control of the Portuguese colonists in early sixteenth century.
I must admit that coming to a chilled-out place like Diu is quite refreshing. There’s not much to see here but there’s plenty of atmosphere.